Kacey Musgraves Tops the Country Albums Chart Post-GRAMMYs

Kacey Musgraves has returned to the top of the Billboard Country Albums Chart with her debut album, Same Trailer Different Park. The project sold 27,288 units over the last week, bringing total album sales to 342,640 according to Soundscan. Same Trailer Different Park debuted at No. 1 on the Billboard Country albums chart and No. [...] Read More

Great American Country’s Top 10 Albums of 2013

While several conversations this year focused on the struggle that women artists face on the country music charts, female artists delivered some of the best albums of 2013. From Kacey Musgraves to Ashley Monroe and Brandy Clark, it’s been a banner year for female country singers. Gritty realism and emotional honesty marked many of the [...] Read More

Kacey Musgraves Will Compete with Herself at the CMA Awards

Kacey Musgraves has six nominations at the 47th Annual CMA Awards, including Song of the Year, presented to the songwriter, where she will compete against herself. Her debut single “Merry Go ‘Round,” which she co-wrote with Josh Osborne and Shane McAnally, is up for the trophy as is Miranda Lambert’s No. 1 hit “Mama’s Broken [...] Read More

New Artist Spotlight: Kacey Musgraves

By Bob Doerschuk © 2013 CMA Close Up® News Service / Country Music Association®, Inc. One strength of country music is its ability to mirror real life. Rarer is the artist whose stories come to us not washed in neon but raised from a deeper, dreamier place. Kacey Musgraves is one such anomaly. Born in [...] Read More

Kacey Musgraves Prepares to Hit The Road with Kenny Chesney

Kacey Musgraves just wrapped up a stint of dates on Little Big Town’s Tornado Tour, but there’s no rest for the weary. She’s been in rehearsals preparing to join Kenny Chesney’s No Shoes Nation Tour, which kicks off March 16 in Tampa at Raymond James Stadium. Ready or not, she’ll be center stage in some [...] Read More